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The Open Mind | Baldwin and Buckley: Advocating and Denying Civil Rights

Baldwin and Buckley: Advocating and Denying Civil Rights

Political scientist Nicholas Buccola discusses his new book “The Fire Is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate Over Race in America.

Premiere Date: January 3, 2020 | Runtime: 00:27:52

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